Header For Disability Related Access


To request accommodations or ask questions regarding your processional route and seating, contact the Disability Resource Center at drc-info@email.arizona.edu or (520) 621-3268

To insure the availability of a Sign Language interpreter or CART, please make an online request here or contact Catherine Mazzola at cmazzola@email.arizona.edu or (520) 626-4471 to arrange a Sign Language interpreter or CART.


Accessible Parking,Shuttles, and Golf Cart Service:

Please refer to the Commencement Parking/Shuttles Map

Accessible parking is available next to Arizona Stadium in the Cherry Avenue Garage. Drop off areas are also available for those without a disabled parking plate or placard, please refer to map above. Note: UA CatTran Shuttles are accessible and will provide transport from various parking garages to the stadium.   

IMPORTANT:  Where you plan to park should be based on where you want to sit and the type of seating required. Please read the following closely to determine which parking you should use and what gate and elevator you need to take, especially if you have members in your party who are unable to walk long distances.

Accessible Seating:

Arizona Stadium has four seating areas with accessible features for guests who use wheelchairs or are unable to climb multiple stadium steps. Seating is not reserved and companion seating is limited to one companion in these areas. Attempts will be made to seat other members of small parties nearby but cannot be guaranteed.


Information tables marked with the Access Sign will be at both of the Guest Services locations at Arizona Stadium and the golf cart pick-up area on the corner of Enke and Championship Drive. Volunteers there will help direct you to one of the four following seating areas:

Stadium Club Concourse Level

NOTE: This seating area is completely shaded from the sun.

  • Note, this seating area is completely shaded from the sun.
  • Multiple options for seating with no steps and seating with 1 or 2 steps and a handrail
  • The Stadium Club will be open for limited seating in air conditioned space and viewing ceremony via monitors.
  • A dedicated elevator operates between ground level and Stadium Club level seating
  • Park in the Cherry Garage and follow signage to the Stadium Club Elevator

North End Zone Concourse

NOTE: This section will fill first, if you plan on arriving past 6:30pm please explore alternate accessible seating locations listed on this page

  • Seating with wheelchair spaces
  • Seating with no steps
    • Park in the Cherry Garage and enter Gate 2 or Gate 18 for elevator

East Side Middle Concourse

  • Seating with wheelchair spaces
  • Seating with no steps
  • Limited seating with 1 or 2 steps
    • Park in Cherry Garage and enter Gate 2 to access the elevator. Out of the elevator, turn left and follow signage.

South End Zone

Note: that seating is almost at field level, no elevator is needed, and least distance to walk.

  • Seating with wheelchair locations
  • Seating with 3 steps and handrail
  • Park in the Cherry Garage or the 6th St Garage and take the golf cart to the south side of the Stadium.  Enter Gate 9 which faces 6th St.
    • Park in the 2nd St. Garage and take the wheelchair accessible Cat Tran to the south side of the Stadium, enter Gate 9.

Sign Language Interpreters /Captioning:

Seating Section 1 is reserved for guests requiring Sign Language Interpreters.  Enter at Gate 1 near the northeast corner of the stadium.  

The Commencement ceremony will also be captioned.

Wheelchair Rental

If a family member or other guests would like to rent a wheelchair while in Tucson, please contact one of the following local vendors:

Tucson Safety and Medical (520)628-7267  open Saturdays
American Mobility  (520) 628-7480
Metro Med  (520) 323-9500
National Rehab  (520) 323-7400

For other questions regarding accessibility or to request other accommodations, contact the Disability Resource Center at drc-info@email.arizona.edu or (520) 621-3268.